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Mozilla knew of Pwn2Own bug before CanSecWest Print E-mail
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Source: ZDNet Blogs - Posted by Anthony Pell   
Vendors/Products The vulnerability was described as a “memory safety problem in the array.join function” and was bundled into a security advisory that carries a critical rating. Even before a pair of researchers hacked into Firefox to snag second place at the CanSecWest Pwn2Own contest, Mozilla knew about the vulnerability and was working on a fix.

That fix arrived today with Firefox 11, a high-priority update that fixes a dozen security flaws that expose Windows and Mac OS X users to a wide range of hacker attacks.

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